Queen - It's A Hard Life / Leoncavallo - 'Vesti La Giubba'
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Classical music that inspired pop songs
8. Queen - It's A Hard Life / Leoncavallo - 'Vesti La Giubba'
If anyone in the pop world was going to take on opera, it was Freddie Mercury. Here, he nabs the melody from Leoncavallo's 'Vesti La Giubba' from his opera Pagliacci.